August 1, 1999
Why are nail fashion trends being set by retail companies and consumer beauty editors instead of professional manufacturers and nail technicians?
July 1, 1999
June 1, 1999
Since there is no certain way to know how many competitors are in each competition or whether they’re ranked competitors, we can’t award bonus points based on whether a competition is crowded with the top people.
May 1, 1999
Our slogan for NAILS Rewards is “Surpass Your Expectations.” That’s something we take to heart here at the magazine.
April 1, 1999
Besides providing nail professionals with a monthly magazine that is an informational and educational resource, our mission is to inspire you.
March 1, 1999
January 1, 1999
There are a couple of practices found in most discount salons that I think all nail salons could learn from.
December 1, 1998
As a "subscriber" to the Masters Program, you get a monthly tape, hosted by Winn Claybaugh and Kitty Victor and delivered by some of the professional salon industry's leaders.
November 1, 1998
If you aren't online yet chatting with other nail techs, you're missing a unique opportunity.
October 1, 1998
For the occasion of the City of Hope's Spirit of Life Award, honoring Jan Nordstrom Arnold and Jim Nordstrom of Creative Nail Design, everyone wore at least a hint of pink -- even the guys.
May 1, 1998
There have been times when I haven’t been happy about running certain ads. But I think it’s important that readers understand the difference between paid advertising and editorial provided by the editors of NAILS.
January 1, 1998
November 1, 1997
I have learned one thing about nail technicians: They want the truth about the products they use and they can tell when they're getting it.
September 1, 1997
It's a distressing fact that for the last few years there has been relatively little movement in salon service prices.
August 1, 1997
Don’t give a client a reason to leave you and do her own nails. Show her that the salon experience cannot be duplicated—no matter what product she gets her hands on.
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